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Drexel University - Greater Philadelphia Sea Perch Challenge

Prince William County

Marine Advanced Technology Center (MATE) - ROV Competition

Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) - AUV Competition

Exhibits and Museums

U-505 Submarine Exhibit
Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL

Explore it online! The U-505 is a German World War II Type-IXc Unterseeboot (submarine) that was captured in battle on the high seas by boarding parties from the USS Guadalcanal task group 22.3 on 4 June 1944.

USS Constitution Museum
Boston, MA

"Old Ironsides" is the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world. Her history is rich and colorful and 200 years strong -- from fighting Barbary pirates on the "shores of Tripoli" to winning famous victories during the War of 1812.

Historic Ship Nautilus: Submarine Force Library and Museum
U.S. Navy, Groton, CT

The Submarine Force Museum in Groton, Connecticut, home of Historic Ship NAUTILUS (SSN 571), is the United States Navy's official submarine museum. The mission of the museum is to collect, preserve, interpret and present the history of the United States Submarine Force.

United States Naval Shipbuilding Museum
U.S. Navy, Quincy, MA

The USNSM is home to USS Salem CA-139, the world's only preserved heavy cruiser. They are located in the former Bethlehem Steel Quincy Fore River shipyard, once one of the nation's largest shipbuilding enterprises.

Educational and Institutional Partners

The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)

Department of Navy - Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute (HBOI)

Maryland Sea Grant

Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence (COSEE) - South Carolina Sea Grant

Link Foundation

Gloucester Maritime Education Center

Great Lakes Water Institute

Hawaii Sea Grant

Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology

ROVs in Ocean Exploration

History of Oil Use

Shipwreck Exploration


McMaster - Carr Tools and Equipment

Jameco Electronics

Sensor and Camera

Onset Computer


Bass Pro Shop